121 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Cle Elum
Start the day off with a fresh cup of coffee at the Pioneer Coffee Co. Serving up premium high mountain coffee roasted in the Cascade Mountains, Pioneer provides customers with only the best product. Cozy up inside their cheerful cafe with a book and a warm drink before you head out to explore Central Washington.
Wake up with a morning walk through Paul Rogers Park (take Vantage Highway to Pfenning or Wilson Creek) or hike Rattlesnake Dance Ridge Trail (drive Canyon Road south from I-90 at Ellensburg, find the parking area on the east side of the highway in 6.25 miles).
Curbside on 5th (Cafe C5)
109 W. 5th Ave., Ellensburg
For "Craveable Grub Cheffed with Love" head to Cafe C5 in Ellensburg. Every dish is made from scratch and can be accommodated to fit many eating lifestyles including vegan, gluten free, sugar free, etc. Ingredients are fresh and locally sourced, and come together to create an explosion of flavor in every bite.
Also consider, wine tasting at the Gard Vintners Tasting Room
(311 N. Pearl St., Ellensburg) or a peaceful walk through Helen McCabe Park (at the junction of Thrall and Canyon roads 5 miles southeast of Ellensburg, at the mouth of the Yakima Canyon).
Day Two: Evening
Roslyn Mexican Grill
103 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Roslyn
Roslyn Mexican Grill delivers delicious Pre-Hispanic cuisine, offering many dishes cooked in the traditional style from several different states in Mexico. The menu offers a variety of unique dishes that are each packed with incredible flavors. Their signature margarita is a perfect addition to the meal!
Try out the tasting room at Thrall and Dodge (109 N. Main St., Kittitas), or discover the quaint town of Cle Elum on an evening stroll.
Day Three: Morning
Various Locations, Kittitas County
Winter is prime time to explore Kittitas County, and few activities draw more outdoor enthusiasts to the area than snowmobiling. The county offers 2,300 square miles of terrain to explore and 450 miles of groomed trails. Riders are treated to spectacular views of the jagged peaks and wooded valleys that make Central Washington a treasured winter destination. Learn more information about winter recreation here
Looking for other ways to explore? Consider a hike to Gold Creek Pond or on Coal Mines Trail Cle Elum to Ronald